Story last updated at 3:17 p.m. Thursday, December 12, 2002

Homer Police
Information about fire, police and troopers is taken from public records consisting of logbooks and press releases.

Dec. 3

A woman at 8:23 a.m. reported someone damaged NAPA property on Main Street the night before.

A man at 8:30 a.m. reported someone broke a window at Captain's Coffee on Pioneer Avenue the night before.

Police at 5:45 p.m. received a report of a collision between a pickup and a moose at Mattox Street near East End Road.

A cab driver at 7 p.m. reported hitting a large pothole on East End Road near Paul Banks Elementary School that caused a tire on his cab to go flat.

A woman at 7:12 p.m. reported a bowling ball had hit her car on Lake Street.

A woman at 9:10 p.m. received a 911 call that a woman stood outside on Svedlund Street and screamed "at nothing in particular."

Police at 9:18 p.m. stopped a 38-year-old man driving north in a Subaru on the Sterling Highway near Rogers Loop for speeding 33 miles per hour over the limit. After he failed field-sobriety tests, police arrested the man for driving under the influence and refusal to provide a breath sample.

A woman at 10:43 p.m. reported a man tried to steal a bottle of liquor from the Don Jose's Restaurant bar. The bottle was recovered, but the woman asked that the man be removed from the bar and issued a trespass warning. The complainant did not want to pursue theft charges.

Police at 11:20 p.m. arrested a 41-year-old man for driving while license revoked after making a routine traffic stop.

Dec. 4

A man at 8:54 a.m. asked police assistance regarding a drug matter at the high school.

A man at 2:24 p.m. reported thefts from his East End Road business that had happened over the previous three weeks.

A man at 2:40 p.m. reported someone stole a cell phone from his vehicle a day earlier.

A woman at 3:33 p.m. made a 911 call regarding a domestic disturbance at a Pioneer Avenue address.

A woman at 7:25 p.m. reported the access to Bishop's Beach was blocked off with rope. She called right back and said the access was no longer blocked.

A hospital employee at 8:45 p.m. asked police assistance with an agitated patient.

A man at 9:20 p.m. reported a driver in a black pickup spun brodies in the Eagle Quality Center parking lot.

Dec. 5

A woman at 1:31 p.m. reported an intoxicated man was panhandling at Pioneer Car Wash.

A man at 4:35 p.m. reported being harassed by a suspect because he wants nothing to do with the suspect.

Police at 8:23 p.m. received a report of an unconscious but breathing man at Duggan's Waterfront Pub on Bunnell Avenue.

An emergency room doctor at 11:56 p.m. asked police to come to the hospital for a 2-year-old child with severe dog bites to the face.

Dec. 6

A woman at 12:51 p.m. reported someone broke a window in her bus on Pioneer Avenue.

Police at 10:43 p.m. arrested a 23-year-old man for violation of a protective order following a traffic stop on Lake Street and Pioneer Avenue.

Dec. 7

Police at 12:41 a.m. arrested a 22-year-old man for driving while intoxicated on East End Road at Clover Lane.

A man at 1:34 p.m. found a wallet in the restroom at the Baycrest Hill pullout on the Sterling Highway.

A woman at 5:41 p.m. found a Chesapeake retriever dog at the Baycrest Hill pullout.

Dec. 8

Police at 2:03 a.m. arrested a 22-year-old man for DUI at East End and Rochelle roads. They also cited a 19-year-old man and a 19-year-old woman for minor consuming alcohol, repeat offender.

A woman at 4 p.m. reported losing a dental bridge with one tooth in Homer.

A woman at 4:51 p.m. reported she almost hit a bicyclist riding down the middle of a traffic lane at East End Road and Bear Creek Drive. Police contacted and warned the bicyclist.

Dec. 9

Police at 2 p.m. received a report of a sexual assault that happened the morning of Dec. 8. Police arrested a 32-year-old man.

A woman at 8:56 p.m. reported someone stole the emergency stop button for the fuel pumps at Petro Express on the Sterling Highway.

A man at 9 p.m. found a checkbook with an ATM card and other identification.

Dec. 10

Police at 12:57 a.m. arrested a juvenile boy for shoplifting, criminal trespass and minor consuming alcohol at a Sterling Highway address.